Playground Safety Inspector Course

Level 1 Visual

AHCPGD206 Conduct visual inspection of park facilities

Learn how to identify visual hazards and potential risks and progress to Level 2 – Operational

Level 2 - Operational

AHCPGD206 Conduct visual inspection of park facilities and AHCPGD305 Conduct operational inspection of park facilities

Inspect park or recreational facilities to identify hazards, existing and potential risks and non-conformities with Australian Standards and workplace health and safety requirements then progress onto level 3 – Comprehensive

Level 3 - Comprehensive

AHCPGD206 Conduct visual inspection of park facilities, AHCPGD305 Conduct operational inspection of park facilities and AHCPGD505 Conduct comprehensive inspection of park facilties

Conduct a compliance audit of park or recreational facilities to identify non-conformities with Australian Standards, legislative and work health and safety requirements, as well as manufacturers’ standards.

AHCPGD206 Conduct visual inspection of park facilities

Carry out routine visual inspections of park and recreational facilities to identify visible hazards and existing and potential risks. If you are an individual who undertakes activities in a structured environment with some supervision, autonomy and accountability, however, by progressing to level 2 – operational, you will gain indepth skills and knowledge to include inspections in accordance with Australian Standards.

AHCPGD305 Conduct operational inspection of park facilities

Inspect park or recreational facilities includes identifying existing hazards and potential risks and non conformities in accordance with Australian Standards and WHS requirements. It includes priotising own work and making professional judgements to ensure quality of work output, selection and allocation of resources and recording non conformances to comply with workplace procedures, Australian Standards and WHS requirements.

AHCPGD505 Conduct comprehensive inspection of park facilities

Analyse information using a systematic approach and exercise professional judgement to determine an outcome?, which includes demonstration of a high level of technical knowledge and skills to analyse, design and communicate appropriate solutions to rectify non conformances according to workplace procedures, using, Australian Standards, legislative and work health and safety requirements, as well as manufacturers standards

About the course

The unique set of skills you will gain from completing all 3 levels, such as analytical and design skills, quantative and qualative skills to conduct safety inspections of playground equipment located in parks and facilities. Your client will have confidence in your professional judgements on inspection safety outcomes which may or may not need rectification, however, your technical knowledge and skills will allow you to make sound recommendations.

Level 1 – Routine Inspection which means completion of AHCPGD206 Conduct visual inspection of park facilities

Level 2 – Operational – completion of AHCPGD206 Conduct visual inspection of park facilities, AHCPGD305 Conduct operational inspection of park facilities

Level 3 – Comprehensive – completion of AHCPGD206 Conduct visual inspection of park facilities, AHCPGD305 Conduct operational inspection of park facilities and AHCPGD505 Conduct comprehensive inspection of park facilities

Credit transfer

We offer credit transfer from an older unit to the latest unit where it can be demonstrated that both units are equivalent, however, if there is no equivalency, gap training may be conducted.

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

You can apply for RPL if you have 3+ years experience in routine, operational and comprehensive inspections. Make an appointment with the trainer and assessor to discuss options and the type of evidence you will required to submit to support your claims.

Training and assessment resources

All resources are provided as part of the course fees such as workbooks and theory and practical assessment activities.

Who is this course for?

Existing and newcomers to safety inspections, such as; supervisors, inspectors and maintenance crews.

When and Where

This course will not commence until July 2019, however, all enquiries will be contacted and placed onto a waiting list. The course will be run at different workplace locations in Brisbane (RTO 40963).

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